Zero Tolerance for Sexual Harassment

In response to the recent survey about sexual harassment in anthropology, reported by Kathryn Clancy (U Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), Katie Hinde (Harvard), Robin Nelson (U California, Riverside), and Julienne Rutherford (U Illinois, Chicago) the American Anthropological Association has issued the following statement on behalf of its more than 11,000 members.  The American Anthropological Association (AAA) is shocked and … Continue reading Zero Tolerance for Sexual Harassment

AAA Election Candidates Announced

On April 15, the American Anthropological Association’s association-wide elections and section elections will begin.  New to this year, you can view the candidates prior to the opening of the ballot. Here are the candidates running in the association-wide elections: AAA Secretary (3-year term) Rani Alexander and Margaret Buckner AAA Executive Board (3-year term) Cultural Seat: … Continue reading AAA Election Candidates Announced

Committee on Gender Equity in Anthropology Award

Nominations Due: May 1 The CoGEA Award (formerly known as the Squeaky Wheel Award), sponsored by the AAA Committee on Gender Equity in Anthropology (CoGEA), recognizes individuals who have demonstrated the courage to bring to light and investigate practices in anthropology that are potentially discriminatory to women, have acted to raise awareness of women’s contributions … Continue reading Committee on Gender Equity in Anthropology Award